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10-year-old boy allegedly contracts HIV from BANANAS bought at a US store (photo, video)

10-year-old boy allegedly contracts HIV from BANANAS bought at a US store (photo, video)

- Several reports have surfaced online claiming that bananas at a Walmart store were found to have HIV

- These reports indicate that a boy contracted the virus after eating these bananas

- However, these claims have not been verified

Several reports have surfaced online sensationally claiming that bananas at a Walmart store in Oklahoma, US have been found to have HIV after a 10-year-old boy got infected.

Reports FALSELY claim that HIV found in Walmart bananas (photo)

False reports claimed that bananas at a Walmart store were found to have HIV

Several websites such as CNNews3.com and the Zambian Observer reported that a 10-year-old boy contracted the deadly virus seven days after eating bananas his mom bought from the Walmart store.

The boy reportedly exhibited symptoms such as fever, fatigue and chills, and had to be admitted to hospital. Tests then reportedly revealed the virus in the boy's blood.

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Alarm as boy, 10, reportedly contracts HIV from BANANAS (photo)

Pictures of the alleged bananas thought to have carried the HIV virus

The reports further alleged that eight more boys also showed the same symptoms and all reported to have consumed the bananas from the same store.

Laboratories reportedly carried out tests on bananas sold at the store and allegedly found the virus in them.

READ ALSO: Lady claims someone inserted HIV blood into her fruit (photos)

However, these controversial reports remain unconfirmed and unverified by US health authorities as well as Walmart officials. Similar reports have previously appeared online without evidence.

In addition, medical experts affirm that the HIV virus cannot survive outside the human body.

The video below shows another one of these unconfirmed and unverified reports.

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